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The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

Cash has his paw massaged by his handler. (Amy Dreher photo) Cash has his paw massaged by his handler. (Amy Dreher photo)

Meet one of the dogs helping to keep the 9/11 Memorial safe.  Read more »

Memorial is Scheduled to Reopen

Photo by Amy Dreher Photo by Amy Dreher

Normal visiting hours at the 9/11 Memorial will resume Thursday, June 28.  Read more »

Students Tell Their 9/11 Story in New Documentary

Casriel's students at Leman Manhattan Preparatory school (photo courtesy of Jennifer Casriel) Casriel's students at Leman Manhattan Preparatory school (photo courtesy of Jennifer Casriel)

Manhattan teacher gives voice to young witnesses of 9/11.  Read more »

Final Steel Beam Tops 4 World Trade Center

The final steel beam is lifted at 4 World Trade Center (Amy Dreher photo) The final steel beam is lifted at 4 World Trade Center (Amy Dreher photo)

4 World Trade Center on its way to completion.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

(Amy Dreher photo) (Amy Dreher photo)

The United States Army marks its 237th birthday this month.   Read more »

Pres. Obama on Viewing 9/11 Memorial: 'That's Beautiful'

(Staff photo) (Staff photo)

President Obama and the first lady view the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

Pres. Obama Visits WTC

The American flag flies over the 9/11 Memorial from One WTC in honor of Flag Day and President Obama’s visit to the WTC site. (photo courtesy Kim Wright) The American flag flies over the 9/11 Memorial from One WTC in honor of Flag Day and President Obama’s visit to the WTC site. (photo courtesy Kim Wright)

President Obama tours One WTC in a return to the World Trade Center site since the 10-year anniversary.  Read more »

Photographic Studies of the Towers Become Part of Museum Collection

9/11 Memorial board member Craig Stapleton accepts photographic studies of the twin towers. (Courtesy photo) 9/11 Memorial board member Craig Stapleton accepts photographic studies of the twin towers. (Courtesy photo)

Photographic studies of the World Trade Center towers have been donated to the museum.  Read more »

One Penny at a Time: School Children are Honored for Their Philanthropy

(Amy Dreher photo) (Amy Dreher photo)

Students from across New York City participated in a penny drive in support of the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

Memorials to 9/11 Victims in NYC, Around World

A screenshot is shown of one of the 9/11 Memorial's boards at pinterest.com/911memorial. A screenshot is shown of one of the 9/11 Memorial's boards at pinterest.com/911memorial.

See other 9/11 memorials in New York and the world on Pinterest.  Read more »